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Only One Year Download Å 104 review Only One Year Sharon can hardly believe the news Di Di her two year old brother is being taken to China to spend a year with their grandparents Why can’t he go to day care or be watched by a babysitter when Mama goes back to work Sharon wonders But her parents say it is b Uniue and sweet

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Only One Year

Only One Year Download Å 104 review Only One Year Etter for relatives to take care of little childrenAfter Di Di first leaves Sharon and her younger sister Mary pore over the photographs their grandma sends trying to keep their little brother fresh in their minds As the year passes the girls become involved w Sharon who is going into 4th graed and Mary who is going into 1st aren t too keen on the idea of sending their two year old brother Di Di David to China for a whole year to stay with their grandparents There are many relatives to share taking care of him there but a year seems like a long time it s ALL of fourth gradeSharon is embarassed by Di Di s absence and she hides it from her school friends When it comes up she feels weird about it Both girls miss their little brothermaybe they might think of him a little less as the year progresses but they look forward to his return When Nai Nai Grandma brings him back the folowing summera whole new set of issues ariseThis slim volume just perfect for the newly comfortable with chapters set is Cheng doing what she does best presenting immigrant or immigrant descended families in slice of life stories that illumnate our differences while shining a light on our similarities Her characters are nice without seeming overly good the events of day to day life that fit together to tell the tale could all be happening to your neighborsA good book for classrooms studying China there is a short glossary of Chinese words at the back or family relationships or those differences and similarities

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Only One Year Download Å 104 review Only One Year Ith school friends and hobbies They think of Di Di less often Then one day he is home again and it feels as if a stranger has entered their lives The children struggle to sort out their mixed emotions but soon discover that the bonds among siblings hold strong This was a good book to get a look into the way different cultures take care of their families I liked that at the end the author explained why the story was like this for the family and I loved the idea of siblings feeling that close They still showed the challenges of having siblings but it was a genuine love and care that they showed for each other

  • Hardcover
  • 97
  • Only One Year
  • Andrea Cheng
  • English
  • 09 February 2017
  • 9781600602528